Author Session –  Pirate Adventure Story

Author Session – Pirate Adventure Story

Year 2 have really enjoyed listening to and reading pirate books.  One of our favourites stories is ‘A New Home for a Pirate’ by Ronda Armitage. Pirate Jed is not happy … Imagine a pirate who feels seasick all the time. He’s fed up with bobbing around on...
Young Historians!

Young Historians!

Who was Blackbeard and why was he so famous? Children were given sources to find out the answer to these questions. These sources included: wanted posters, newspaper reports, photos and maps. We certainly found out lots about this feared...
Marvellous Measuring!

Marvellous Measuring!

Year 2 really enjoyed measuring objects in centimetres and then using a metre ruler to find out if objects were longer or shorter than 1 metre. Some of us were surprised that we were taller than 1...
We love ‘Now Press Play’!

We love ‘Now Press Play’!

To conclude our history work on ‘Nurturing Nurses’, we embarked on an adventure with Florence Nightingale. With our headphones on, we were completely immersed in our learning. We gained a deeper understanding of the work that Florence did, the problems that she...
How did Florence Nightingale change nursing?

How did Florence Nightingale change nursing?

IMG_3842 Hospital A and B Year 2 have enjoyed finding out all about Florence Nightingale and how she changed nursing. We began by looking at a picture off Scutari Hospital during the Crimean War.  This was a military hospital and it was inadequate to cope with the...
Year 2 Planting Bed

Year 2 Planting Bed

As part of our PSHE and Science lessons, we have been investigating  growth. We discussed how we can grow in many ways such as emotionally. We also discusssed how plants grow from  seeds, so we planted some flower, radish and strawberry seeds.Over the next term, we...